Detroit Corruption

Kilpatrick Era Detroit Treasurer Gets 11 Years In Prison For CorruptionKilpatrick's college fraternity brother apologized Monday but says he didn't extort anyone.
Court Affirms Conviction, Long Sentence For Ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame KilpatrickIn 2013, Kilpatrick was convicted of two dozen crimes, from tax evasion to bribery.
Film Documenting Rise And Fall Of Kwame Kilpatrick And Family Premieres FridayA new documentary offers an inside look into the rise and fall of Kwame Kilpatrick.
No Prison For Former Kilpatrick Aide Cunningham In Detroit Corruption ProbeA man who admitted he gave kickbacks Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick's dad won't go to prison.
Bernard Kilpatrick On Supervised Release After Time In Prison, Halfway HouseKwame Kilpatrick's father served time on a tax crime conviction tied to a City Hall corruption probe.
Imprisoned Detroit Mayor Deserves New Trial, Attorney ArguesAn attorney for imprisoned former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick's told a federal appeals panel that the disgraced politician was deprived of certain rights.
Former Detroit Treasurer, Pension Officials Convicted In Fraud CaseA former Detroit treasurer and two pension officials who served under ex-Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick have been found guilty of conspiracy to commit fraud.
Feds Urge Court To Deny Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick's AppealKilpatrick is serving a 28-year prison sentence after a jury last year convicted him of two dozen crimes, from tax evasion to bribery.
Ex-Councilwoman Monica Conyers Completes ProbationA federal judge has signed an order ending the probation for ex-Detroit City Council member Monica Conyers, who was imprisoned in a municipal corruption case.
Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Hit With Hefty Fine In SEC CaseThe bill keeps growing for the ex-mayor.
'The Shocking Truth' About Kwame Kilpatrick The Focus Of ‘American Greed’ “The man who many residents thought was going to be the key to revving Detroit’s revival, instead, helped drive it over the financial cliff."
No Prison Time For Kwame Kilpatrick's Right-Hand ManIt's a big break for Derrick Miller, who was facing up to 10 years in custody when he pleaded guilty in 2011 to taking kickbacks.